DO NOT FORMAT THEM. 6. The util sfdisk doesn't support GPT. Pressing any key takes me back to the GRUB o/s selection screen where it gives me the same error for all the options accept windows which says the following : Booting Select Manual Partition 4. this contact form
now I get Recovery Your PC needs to be Repaired The Boot Configuration date for your PC is missing or contains errors. Partition Inspector doesn't seem to see the second disk (//dev/disk1), so how to I add Linux from the 2nd drive to the MBR of the the 1st drive? Choose your Windows version (XP, Vista, 7 or 8) before downloading. In this case, the default entry # is the entry saved with the command 'savedefault'. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RestoreUbuntu/XP/Vista/7Bootloader
Boot your LiveDVD or LiveUSB in EFI mode and try again. Thanks a lot kev67 Thanks a lot. sample on grub2 version 2.02~beta2: cryptomount /dev/sda5 // Type correct password for /dev/sda5 ls (crypto0)/ // FAIL cryptomount /dev/sda6 // Does Nothing sample on grub2 version 2.02~beta3: cryptomount /dev/sda5 // Type Remember that in my case it was 1892034560, but this is almost guaranteed to be different for you.
But the courses are mostly compatible with grub and mbr, but not EFI or UEFI. Then choose Troubleshoot->Advanced options->Command Prompt Arnie Hajnal THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!! I boot from the Live CD and open a terminal, which tells me "command not found" when I type "grub." Anyone know what this is about? Boot Repair Ubuntu I tried to do that now, but I got the error I discriber in the last post.
Whatever explanation they all provide on the different forums, nothing seems to work. Super Grub Disk share|improve this answer answered Feb 14 '14 at 21:39 snayob 2,6951715 Thanks for your reply. Normally you do not use gpt on a flash drive installer. https://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-24113.html Press the enter key and then edit the mount point.
So, I need to add my Ubuntu partition to the MBR table in slot #4. Windows 10 Fix Mbr That is why I brought up an alternative. Both are an Asus Motherboard but hers is newer. Unfortunately, the graphical install froze as it was copying the files to the hard drive, so I restarted the system.
WARNING: GPT (GUID Partition Table) detected on '/dev/sda'! http://jonsview.com/fixing-mbr-tables-on-imac-or-mbp-triple-boot-setups You can't imagine! Windows 10 Bootloader Repair Then login to get started We're going to use the built in partitioning tool called diskpart to confirm that: We have all the right partitions EFI partition is formatted correctly. Remove Grub Windows 10 When I need to change OS's, I turn off the system, swap drives, and turn it back on again.
Get a root shell and make a folder (mkdir ubuntu) 3. weblink During this install, it failed to install Grub. So I think I need to have the asterisk next to sda2? Below are Partition Inspector, fdisk and diskutil outputs. Boot-repair Download
Xandros leaves lilo on your mbr, it worked great, it has a lot of tools to :) vnbuddy2002September 19th, 2005, 05:42 PMYou had specified the wrong mount syntax. fdisk: [email protected]:~$ sudo fdisk -l Disk /dev/hda: 120.0 GB, 120034123776 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 14593 cylinders Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes Device Boot Start End If you don't have the Windows Vista installation CD/DVD to run Command Prompt, go to Fix MBR with Easy Recovery Essentials. http://fileupster.com/windows-10/gta-4-incompatible-with-p-windows-10.html Post link to BootInfo report from Boot-Repair.
It's available for Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista. Install Grub From Windows Also when I boot using the the rescue option and then type: sh-3.00# grub-install /dev/hda2 I get: The file /boot/grub/stage1 is not read correctly. If you have made a mistake and want to revert the changes, simply follow the instructions for reinstalling the previous bootloader.
XianSeptember 19th, 2005, 11:48 PMhow do u mount your appropriate partitions if u can't get past the manual partition screen?(install cd) u just press enter and it doesnt go away. Or is it simply impossible to use those three OS on one harddrive? Mount the root partition of Ubuntu -> mount -t ext3 /dev/hda4 /mnt/ubuntu (replace /dev/hda4 by your Ubuntu partition determined at the step 4) 6. Bootrec In other cases, you will need a Windows installation or repair disc as described above.
For more info on UEFI boot install & repair - Regularly Updated : http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2147295 Please use Thread Tools above first post to change to [Solved] when/if answered completely. It will give you errors saying that "the system couldn't install ....." after that 9. We can cross reference the fdisk print report about the MBR and compare it to the GPT table. http://fileupster.com/windows-10/your-system-is-incompatible-with-p-windows-10.html The Scenario and Problem You have already gone through the motions of creating a triple boot setup.
bcdboot c:Windows /l en-us /s v: /f ALL Jacob Thanks a lot for this tutorial. EDIT 19 feb '14 I found on the site of Microsoft a Windows 8.1 trial iso. The util fdisk doesn't support GPT. I deleted the Windows boot manager because there were 2 of them in the bios but that rendered Windows 8.1 unbootable.
I thought I'd lost my computer (burst into tears). It works. My steps: Drop to a root terminal mkdir hda1 mount /dev/hda1 hda1 (mounts that device into ./hda1) cd hda1/sbin ./grub Replace hda1 with whatever the physical drive that Ubuntu is installed I then used the "install CD" method at the top of this post to reinstall GRUB.
You should be good. This is not a triple boot setup guide. Once it is finished, just restart your computer Good luck!. See also Thread for discussion about this wiki page RestoreUbuntu/XP/Vista/7Bootloader (last edited 2013-07-31 19:14:01 by yannubuntu) The material on this wiki is available under a free license, see Copyright / License
I have after moving some partitions around I got myself a 'msftres' labled partition. You may want to retry after creating a EFI partition (FAT32, 100MB~250MB, start of the disk, boot flag). Was exactly what I needed. I was wondering what might cuse that it works fine on my other computer but not this one Ahmed Thank you so much.
core.img is at this location and looks for (,gpt2)/boot/grub on this drive. Reply Anonymous says: May 26, 2016 at 12:16 pm Why i post all this here… just to say one thing: SuperGrub2 disc works great! You can calculate the end by subtracting 1 from the size. It's got Grub 1.99 installed and (hoping this would help me) rEFInd but they both don't work.